The Denson Firm defends those charged with DUI, drug possession, theft and other criminal charges. The firm provides criminal defense to people accused of misdemeanor or felony crimes in the Tampa / St. Petersburg, Florida, area of Pinellas County and Hillsborough County.
If you have been charged with a crime, you want immediate legal help and an aggressive defense. At The Denson Firm, former prosecutor and St. Petersburg criminal defense attorney Bruce H. Denson is here for you.
At the law office of St. Petersburg criminal defense attorney Bruce H. Denson, our mission is to provide you with passionate and aggressive legal representation and personal counsel in criminal cases. Because he is a sole practitioner, you will always speak directly with Mr. Denson and he will attend every court hearing. Your case will have his full attention and will never be passed down to a less-experienced attorney. Personal service and client contact is a priority at The Denson Firm.
As an experienced defense lawyer, Mr. Denson has been representing people facing felony and misdemeanor charges in the St. Petersburg - Tampa area for almost ten years. He knows the courts and the community, and he knows how to get his clients the best resolution possible in their criminal cases.
If you or a loved one is facing criminal charges, you are under a great deal of stress. We know it is difficult to make a decision as important as choosing a criminal defense attorney at a time when you are living with such anxiety. We do everything possible to make it easy for you. At The Denson Firm, we encourage prospective clients to meet with us in person. It is important that you be able to trust the lawyer who will be standing beside you and defending you in court. A face-to-face meeting allows us to get to know each other and gives you an opportunity to learn more about our commitment to our clients and the leadership we can provide to your case.
Your First Consultation is Free
Contact the Denson Firm to schedule an appointment. We handle criminal defense for a wide range of felony and misdemeanor charges. We work with many people facing first-time criminal charges for drunk driving and drug possession, as well as juvenile offenders. We provide an aggressive criminal defense in all matters, including:
The St. Petersburg criminal defense attorney at The Denson Firm defends those charged with DUI-DWI, spousal abuse, drug possession, and other criminal charges. The firm provides criminal defense to people accused of misdemeanor or felony crimes in the Tampa / St. Petersburg, Florida, area of Pinellas County and Hillsborough County, including the communities of Clearwater, Largo, Pinellas Park, St. Pete Beach, Gulfport, Indian Rocks Beach, Kenneth City, Madeira Beach, and Seminole.
Licensed since 1994
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|FL||Member in Good Standing||1994||05/07/2015|
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Best Presentation||Barney Masterson American Inn of Court||2015|
|Best Program||Barney Masterson American Inn of Court||2014|
|Volunteer Award||Florida Counsel For Compulsive Gambling||2013|
|Best Presentation||Barney Masterson Inns of Court||2007|
|Partner||Bruce H Denson, PA||2008 - Present|
|Partner||Whittemore, Denson PA||1998 - 2008|
|Prosecutor||Pinellas County State Attorney||1994 - 1998|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Pinellas Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers||President||2015 - Present|
|Barney Masterson American Inn of Court||Consigliere||2013 - Present|
|Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers||Member||2006 - Present|
|Pinellas County Criminal Defense Lawyers Association||President||2006 - Present|
|St. Petersburg Bar Association||Executive Board||2006 - Present|
|Paraclete magazine||Drug Court: A Path Toward Rehabilitation||2013|
|The Paraclete (St Pete Bar Journal)||10 Day Residential Rehab||2012|
|St. Petersburg Bar Paraclete||Gamblling: The Overlooked Addiction||2011|
|The St. Petersburg Bar Paraclete||Twelve Things Every Civil Lawyer Should Know About Sealing and Expunging Records||2010|
|St. Petersburg Bar Paraclete||Teen Drivers||2009|
|Journal of the Florida Justice Association||Making Crime Pay-What Every Civil Litigator Needs to Know about the Collateral Estoppel Effect of Criminal Convictions||2008|
|Florida Defender||Primer for Adversarial Preliminary Hearings Under the Florida Contraband Forfeiture Act||2008|
|St. Petersburg Bar Paraclete||To Blow or Not to Blow||2007|
|Journal of the Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers||Confessing Fault||2003|
|Stetson University College of Law||Law||JD-Juris Doctorate||1994|
|University of Florida||Business Administration||BSBA||1989|
|Sixth Circuit Seminar||Professionalism Panel||2015|
|PFAWLS Professionalism Seminar||Modern Professional Lawyering||2015|
|PACDL Lunch and Learn||Residential Treatment - Legal and Practical Considerations||2014|
|Criminal Law Beach and Bar||Professionalism||2014|
|Monthly Luncheon CLE||Dealing with The Aftermath: Mugshots, Sealing and Expunction||2013|
|Pinellas Bail Bond Agent Association Lunch||Fighting Forfeiture-A Primer for Bail Bond Agents||2012|
|Florida Paralegal Association||Legislative Update||2011|
|Trial Practice Section||Effect of Criminal Convictions in Civil Cases||2008|
|Monthly Meeting||Collateral Estoppel effect of Criminal Convictions||2008|
|Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers||New Century Cases, Causes of Action, and Legal Causes Which You Need to Take, Handle and Be Involved in for the Benefit of Your Clients||2003|